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What is the definition or description of: Breast firmness?

What is the definition or description of: Breast firmness?

Breast firmness: Firmness = resistance to deformation. Breast firmness refers to firm/ solid breast tissue. Firm breasts are not saggy breasts. ...Read more

Breast Firmness (Definition)

Firmness = resistance to deformation. Breast firmness refers to firm/ solid breast tissue. Firm breasts ...Read more


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How long does breast firmness associated with mastitis last?

How long does breast firmness associated with mastitis last?

Abscess: Please make sure your doctor has you on antibiotics. You should improve in 1 week. Continue breast feeding or pumping. If it becomes more red, hot and firmer, you may have an abscess. This needs to be drained in order to see improvement. ...Read more

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How long does breast firmness associated with breast abscess last?

How long does breast firmness associated with breast abscess last?

Can be: Several weeks. Depends on the size of the infection, healing of an open wound, etc. If there is increasing pain or swelling at the site, see your doctor to be sure it is healing properly. ...Read more

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How can you increase your breast firmness naturally?

How can you increase your breast firmness naturally?

Exercise: Any chest/pectoralis exercises may help with breast firmness. None are specific or any more than others. ...Read more

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How do you increase your breast firmness naturally by breastfeeding?

How do you increase your breast firmness naturally by breastfeeding?

Milk ducts: Breast firmness occurs by the increase in breast volume by the production of milk and the storage of the milk in the glands. Furthermore an increase in water volume as a result of pregnancy also increases breast mass. Thus the breast skin becomes more taut and firm as a consequence. ...Read more

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Any excercizes that are aimed at breast firmness?

Exercise: Any chest/pectoralis exercises may help to improve the shape of your breasts. None are specific for it. ...Read more

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I am experiencing nipple discharge. The following also describes me: Breast firmness. What should I do?

I am experiencing  nipple discharge. The following also describes me: Breast firmness. What should I do?

See a MD: Breast nipple discharge can occur from an elevation of a hormone called prolactin or from a growth in the breast itself. See a MD who can sort out the problem and even provide medication to stop a breast milk discharge from prolactin. ...Read more

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What is mastitis, what causes it and can a 18 year old have it? I have inverted nipples and breast firmness

What is mastitis, what causes it and can a 18 year old have it? I have inverted nipples and breast firmness

Mastitis: Mastitis is inflammation of the breast glandular tissue. Most commonly it is seen in lactating women in whom due to inadequate milk evacuation and superimposing infection an inflammation develops. Otherwise, mastitis is not that common. Traumas to the nipples (piercing, excessive rubbing, etc.) may potentially predispose to mastitis but those are much less frequent than in cases of lactation. ...Read more

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I am experiencing breast swelling, breast firmness, breast tenderness to touch and nipple discharge Last month I had a period for 9days am I pregnant

I am experiencing  breast swelling, breast firmness, breast tenderness to touch and nipple discharge Last month I had a period for 9days am I pregnant

Hard to tell...: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. An Ob-Gyn doctor can evaluate any persistent or worrisome symptoms. ...Read more

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I have a lymphnode in my breast that isn't supposed to be there. What is the best treatment?

I have a lymphnode in my breast that isn't supposed to be there. What is the best treatment?

Physician Review: Palpable nodes in the breast may or may not be lymph nodes. Any palpable nodule in the breast should be reviewed by a physician who is experienced in breast review; surgeon, OB gyn, pcp. The provider should have access to high resolution ultrasound for an in depth review of the palpable area. Treatment options range from conservative observation to surgical excision, biopsy. Seek physician review. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for gynecomastia (male breasts)?

What is the best treatment for gynecomastia (male breasts)?

Gynecomastia: Enlarged male breasts can come from a number of different causes. Before any treatment can be done, you must first have a complete physical exam and may need bloodwork to rule out hormonal issues. There are a number of medications that can also cause gynecomastia. Once all medical reasons are ruled out, one may consider treatment. You should seek a consultation with a plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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Which is the best treatment for staphylococcus aureus in the breast?

Which is the best treatment for staphylococcus aureus in the breast?

Staph aureus: Your physician(s) will most likely want to recommend an antibiotic to treat this type of infectious process. Seek medical advice as soon as possible. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for breasts on males?

Get a DR check: Also called " gynecomastia" is more common than most people realize. Men who are overweight, genetic factors, endocrine factors are only a few reasons. See a doctor who knows how to treat this. Call their office and ask before you set up the appointment. Not all doctors treat this or know how to do a through workup. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for swollen lump in breast?

Immediate Med Eval!: Any mass in the breast should be considered a malignancy until proven otherwise. Putting evaluation off is taking a potentially lethal risk. I don't know if you have a cancer, abscess, or cyst. Get yourself seen by a doctor asap! ...Read more

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I have skin ulcers on my breast. What is the best treatment?

I have skin ulcers on my breast.  What is the best treatment?

Depends on the cause: Most of the items in the large differential already posted are possibilities; but the point is that we need more information. What sort of ulcers? How long have they been present? What part of the breast are they on? Are they painful, itchy, both, neither? Your best option is to see a dermatologist for culture, biopsy, or other testing that the doctor will determine is necessary after examination. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for T3M3M0 breast cancer in 57 years old female ?

What is the best treatment for T3M3M0 breast cancer in 57 years old female ?

Gene testing: It will vary depending on the personalized genetic signature of the tumor. You need to know yours. I admire your courage in asking. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for male breast enlargement?

What is the best treatment for male breast enlargement?

Suction and removal: Of breast tissue. In my hands, this operation involves ultrasonic-assisted liposuction to remove and contour the fatty component of the breast enlargement. There is generally a small amount of breast tissue that needs direct excision. All can usually be done through a very small incision around the border of the areola. Of breast tissue. ...Read more

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What are the treatment options for breast cancer? What are my various treatment options for breast cancer? What is the best treatment? .

What are the treatment options for breast cancer? What are my various treatment options for breast cancer? What is the best treatment?

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Depends: Small early breast cancers usually treated with small surgery called lumpectomy or partial mastectomy. Then see an oncologist for best treatment options depending on your specific cell type and possible dna tumor studies. Radiation therapy sometimes indicated. Larger tumors or hormone receptor negative tumors need more surgery, chemotherapy & radiation. Ask your oncologist for more details. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for s tage 2a breast cancer in a 63 yo male. No nodes were positive and pet CT scan was negative. Er positive.?

What is the  best treatment  for s tage  2a  breast  cancer in a  63  yo male. No nodes  were positive and pet CT  scan was negative. Er  positive.?

Tamoxifen: After a mastectomy, use of tamoxifen in an er+ tumor has the best historical experience for this rare condition in men. The decision to use chemotherapy may depend on comparable metrics used for breast cancer in women such as size of tumor, grade, presence of markers (her2neu, high ki- 67). Though no data in men, oncotype DX theoretically can help with treatment decision about need for chemo. ...Read more

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